Monthly Archives: August 2018

For African Countries, China Forum Provides Shot at Better Deals

When African leaders meet next week in Beijing for the 2018 Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, they'll strike million- and billion-dollar deals for infrastructure, business and development projects.To date, China has made more than $142 billion in loan...

Deputy President David Mabuza: Oral Questions in National Assembly 30 Aug

19. Ms N Gina (ANC) to ask the Deputy President:With reference to the 16th annual Nelson Mandela lecture delivered by the former US President, Mr Barack Obama, wherein he illuminated Madiba's vision of a united, just and equal society and the struggle ...

SIU official suspended for theft

A Special Investigating Unit (SIU) project manager has been placed on suspension after he was allegedly found to be illegally in possession of crayfish and copper steenbras in Mdumbi on the Wild Coast.The official, identified as Hein Hechter, based in ...

Wits wary of winless UL

Wits won't be taking UL lightly when the men from the North travel to Johannesburg on Thursday at Wits Stadium. The men from Braamfontein currently sit at second on the table behind arch-rivals UJ and will want to catch them up with a win over UL.With ...

Need to Close the Gap Between Planning and Implementation Within the Water Sector

Parliament´┐Ż The Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation has received an update on the development of the National Water and Sanitation Master Plan. The committee has since its inception in 2014 emphasised the need for a collaborative framework on w...